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Vinayak Bhardwaj

Vinayak Bhardwaj

    A roundup of fake AIDS 'cures': Angel Zapper, Garani MW1, Topvein, SF 2000
    A roundup of fake AIDS 'cures': Angel Zapper, Garani MW1, Topvein, SF 2000
    Type "HIV cure" in Google these days and it is more likely to link you to a scientifically-supported explanation than a fake therapy not backed by...
    Pharma funding for TB research four times less than government funding
    Pharma funding for TB research four times less than government funding
    Responsible for up to 1.5 million deaths a year, tuberculosis (TB) remains the world's leading cause of death alongside HIV. Yet private sector...
    Transnet tender boss's R50-billion double game
    Transnet tender boss's R50-billion double game
    The man who presided over Transnet's R50-billion tender for locomotives has joined forces with the Gupta family and President Jacob Zuma's son,...
    Paperless trail "may lead to witness box"
    Paperless trail "may lead to witness box"
    The department of public works has stonewalled a demand for further government documents relating to the upgrade of President Jacob Zuma’s Nkandla...
    Religious sentiments can't be allowed to override our Constitution
    Religious sentiments can't be allowed to override our Constitution
    To place ourselves "in humble submission to Almighty God" or not? This question faced the drafters of the preamble to South Africa's Constitution...
    Beyond Thuli: The Nkandla fight goes on
    Beyond Thuli: The Nkandla fight goes on
    ANALYSIS
    Why is no one watching the watchmen?
    Why is no one watching the watchmen?
    NEWS ANALYSIS
    Missing Zimbabwe election documents, missing accountability
    Missing Zimbabwe election documents, missing accountability
    The woeful tale of the Mail & Guardian’s fight for access to the Zimbabwe elections report took a new...
    High court orders CSR E-loco to reveal tender details
    High court orders CSR E-loco to reveal tender details
    Who owns the company that won a controversial bid for a R4-billion locomotive tender? Following its recent court victory, with the list of...
    Nkandla: Did Thuli Madonsela fall for public works' spin?
    Nkandla: Did Thuli Madonsela fall for public works' spin?
    Did public protector Thuli Madonsela
    The dangers of criminalising defamation
    The dangers of criminalising defamation
    In 2009, then Sowetan journalist Cecil Motsepe wrote a series of articles about the allegedly racist conduct of a Meyerton magistrate,...
    ConCourt: Likely next step for secrecy Bill
    ConCourt: Likely next step for secrecy Bill
    Three years since it was tabled, the Protection of State Information Bill is close to becoming law. Despite over a hundred minor and major tweaks...